I have noticed lately my daughter has been lieing to me, just over little things but i want to let her know that she don't lie to mommy. How can i approch this serious subject with a four year old?Answer Question
Answer by SoniaL at 8:25 AM on Jun. 4, 2010
Answer by happy2bmom25 at 9:04 AM on Jun. 4, 2010
http://www.parenting.com/Common/category.jsp?categoryID=2155&typeID=900&genID=5 (5 articles on lying)
"Very young kids don't know the difference between truth and fiction." In fact, this type of lying can be a sign of good things. "Preschoolers with higher IQ scores are more likely to lie," says Angela Crossman, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, who researched the subject.
*These quotes were from: http://www.parenting.com/article/Child/Behavior/Why-Kids-Lie-Age-by-Age
Some lying is related to imagination, etc. They really can't understand it yet, but there are things you can do. Check all 5 stories.
Answer by doodlebopfan at 9:41 AM on Jun. 4, 2010
Answer by doodlebopfan at 11:51 AM on Jun. 4, 2010
Answer by ba13ygrl1987 at 11:42 PM on Jun. 4, 2010
Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:49 AM on Jun. 5, 2010